Treating rhinitis in the older population: special ...

Dec 01, 2009 · Allergic rhinitis. The incidence of allergic rhinitis decreases with age. The peak incidence of 37 per 1000 occurs at 10 to 15 years of age, with the incidence over 65 years of age being less than 3 per 1000 [].A significant decline in serum IgE levels occurs with aging in atopic individuals with a tendency for RAST and immediate-type skin test responses for selected antigens and histamine to ...Cited by: 15…